English - Vietnamese Dictionary
embarrassed /im'bærəst/Concise Dictionary
- tính từ
- lúng túng, bối rối; ngượng
- (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) mắc nợ đìa
+cause to be embarrassed; cause to feel self-conscious
+hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of
Advanced English Dictionary
1 ashamed, shamefaced, blushing, disconcerted, discomfited, chagrined, abashed, shamed, mortified, humiliated, discountenanced, discomposed, flustered, distressed, red-faced, uncomfortable, self-conscious, sheepish, red in the face; humbled, disgraced:
She was extremely embarrassed by all the attention.
2 in debt, in the red, straitened, insolvent, Colloq short, hard up, broke, Brit skint:
I'm financially embarrassed now but I'll pay you later.
+ adjectiveCollocation Dictionary
1 ~ (about / at sth)
~ (to do sth) (of a person or their behaviour) shy, awkward or ashamed, especially in a social situation: She's embarrassed about her height. + He felt embarrassed at being the centre of attention. + Some women are too embarrassed to consult their doctor about the problem. + Her remark was followed by an embarrassed silence. + I've never felt so embarrassed in my life! - ASHAMED
2 financially ~ (informal) not having any money; in a difficult financial situation
be, feel, look, seem, sound | become
acutely, deeply, excruciatingly, extremely, highly, particularly, really, terribly, very | almost | a bit, faintly, a little, quite, rather, slightly, somewhat
He looked a bit embarrassed.
| clearly, obviously, visibly
She's embarrassed about her height.
He felt acutely embarrassed at being the centre of attention.
She seemed almost embarrassed by her own outburst.
His colour had risen and Isobel felt embarrassed for him.
2 not having any money
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